24 July 2014 Status of ART-XC/SRG instrument
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Spectrum Roentgen Gamma (SRG) is an X-ray astrophysical observatory, developed by Russia in collaboration with Germany. The mission will be launched in March 2016 from Baikonur, by a Zenit rocket with a Fregat booster and placed in a 6-month-period halo orbit around L2. The scientific payload consists of two independent telescopes – a softx- ray survey instrument, eROSITA, being provided by Germany and a medium-x-ray-energy survey instrument ART-XC being developed by Russia. ART-XC will consist of seven independent, but co-aligned, telescope modules. The NASA Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) is fabricating the flight mirror modules for the ART-XC/SRG. Each mirror module will be aligned with a focal plane CdTe double-sided strip detector which will operate over the energy range of 6−30 keV, with an angular resolution of <1′, a field of view of ~34′ and an expected energy resolution of about 10% at 14 keV.
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M. Pavlinsky, M. Pavlinsky, V. Akimov, V. Akimov, V. Levin, V. Levin, I. Lapshov, I. Lapshov, A. Tkachenko, A. Tkachenko, N. Semena, N. Semena, M. Buntov, M. Buntov, A. Glushenko, A. Glushenko, V. Arefiev, V. Arefiev, A. Yaskovich, A. Yaskovich, R. Sunyaev, R. Sunyaev, E. Churazov, E. Churazov, M. Gilfanov, M. Gilfanov, S. Grebenev, S. Grebenev, S. Sazonov, S. Sazonov, M. Revnivtsev, M. Revnivtsev, A. Lutovinov, A. Lutovinov, S. Molkov, S. Molkov, M. Kudelin, M. Kudelin, T. Drozdova, T. Drozdova, S. Garanin, S. Garanin, S. Grigorovich, S. Grigorovich, D. Litvin, D. Litvin, V. Lazarchuk, V. Lazarchuk, I. Roiz, I. Roiz, M. Garin, M. Garin, V. Babyshkin, V. Babyshkin, I. Lomakin, I. Lomakin, A. Menderov, A. Menderov, D. Moskvinov, D. Moskvinov, M. Gubarev, M. Gubarev, B. Ramsey, B. Ramsey, K. Kilaru, K. Kilaru, S. L. O'Dell, S. L. O'Dell, J. Kolodziejczak, J. Kolodziejczak, R. Elsner, R. Elsner, "Status of ART-XC/SRG instrument", Proc. SPIE 9144, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2014: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 91441U (24 July 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2055147; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2055147


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